Thursday, March 21
Latest News
  1. WHO: More than 97% of Gaza's water does not meet quality standards
  2. Israeli settlers celebrate Purim in Hebron's Old City
  3. Israeli settlers celebrate 'Purim' in Hebron's Old City
  4. Israel bans Mother’s Day ceremony in East Jerusalem
  5. Palestinians strike against Israeli demolitions in Rahat
  6. Israeli warplanes target Palestinian protesters in Gaza
  7. EU fines Google €1.49 billion for abusing online advertising
  8. Israeli settlers puncture 17 Palestinian vehicles near Bethlehem
  9. Palestine rejects opening of Hungarian 'diplomatic' trade office
  10. Israeli settler runs over Palestinian worker in Hebron

Palestinian man dies after forklift accident in Hebron

Sept. 11, 2017 4:40 P.M. (Updated: Sept. 11, 2017 4:40 P.M.)
photo of the forklift (source: Palestinian police)
HEBRON (Ma'an) -- A Palestinian man was killed on Monday morning after a forklift he was driving flipped over in Hebron city’s central fruit and vegetable market in the southern occupied West Bank.

Palestinian police said in a statement that 21-year-old Hamza Ali Abu Awwad sustained serious wounds after his forklift flipped over and was evacuated to al-Mezan hospital in Hebron city, where he was declared dead upon arrival.

The statement added that police and the general prosecution were investigating the incident as procedures to return the Awwad’s body to his family for burial were ongoing.

Powered By: HTD Technologies
Ma'an News Agency
All rights reserved © 2005-2015